When thinking about choosing a college, most people think about a High School Junior or Senior, or a recent High School Graduate. However, many students are above average when it comes to age and their circumstances are completely different.
Are you thinking about returning to school to complete a degree? As a working adult, this poses many challenges. A degree completion program allows you to get on track and complete your degree despite obstacles such as work and family commitments.
While it can be intimidating to be the oldest student in the lecture hall that is the least of your worries – there are financial, academic and social challenges of college when you are 50 plus. You need some strategies to help a mature student like yourself navigate their way through college.
Adult learners around the globe are finding a new freedom in learning skills and languages online in the convenience of their own home setting and on their time schedule. A large collection of resources and tools are accessible to these online adult ELL learners.
Adult students in college programs could be required to complete a portfolio showcasing what they have learned.
What is the key for coping with an adult learning disability? There are laws to help you if you want to attend college. You also can be an effective advocate for yourself.
Adult learners make up a large part of today’s classrooms. For many evening programs they make up the majority of students. Learn more about the rise in adult learning, and how these students differ from their younger counterparts.
This is for all those who want to continue their tryst with education even after years of leaving their school or college. Come and learn how you can manage your expenses and achieve your dream as well.
The life of the non-traditional vs. traditional college student is intricately weaved on one common goal: achieving a college degree. While traditional students are less focused on this goal and more focused on the college experience, the non-traditional students balance work, family, and career.
Congratulations on your pending college career. After many years, this is a major decision to make. However, before the confetti and cheering; there are a few decisions that you have to make before filling out that admission form.